Traveling with the Kids? Music to the Rescue!

Ah, summer vacation.  Sunny beaches, room service, peace and quiet. Well, maybe not so much “peace and quiet” if you’re traveling with the kids.   Traveling can be stressful enough – packing, layovers, hiring a dog sitter.  Add young children to the mix and you...

A Mother’s Day Gift

Wishing a Happy Mother’s Day to all of the moms, grandmothers, and caregivers who hold that special place in a child’s heart! Need an adorable excuse to sleep in today, or any other day?  Save & print off these cute “coupons,” and redeem...

All About that Beat

We simply cannot help but groove to a good beat.  Think about it: your favorite song comes on the radio, and you start tapping your foot or bopping your head to the beat.  Go to a rock concert, and everyone is dancing to the beat.  Turn on your little one’s...

Get in the Practice Zone

How to create a positive practice environment for your child A few weeks ago I shared tips for establishing a practice routine for your child.  But even the best routine in the world will do a child no good at all if where he or she practices is not conducive to...

Overcoming “Stuck in the House Blues”

It’s not exactly a dreamy scenario, being stuck in the house with a young child for days on end.  It doesn’t matter so much why you are stuck in the house; maybe your car is in the shop, or there’s an epic snowstorm outside, or you’re laying...